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== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==
  
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Researching British Probates, 1354-1858: A Guide to the Microfilm Collection of The Family History Library
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The Family History Library has film copies of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=299120&disp=Wills+and+administrations%2C+1526-1858++ indexes, 1540-1858].<br><br>  
 
The Family History Library has film copies of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=299120&disp=Wills+and+administrations%2C+1526-1858++ indexes, 1540-1858].<br><br>  
  
Other indexes:
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Other indexes at the Family History Library:
  
 
Index of wills, etc., in the Probate registery, Durham, and from other sources, 1540-1599
 
Index of wills, etc., in the Probate registery, Durham, and from other sources, 1540-1599

Revision as of 19:45, 6 November 2009

Durham Probate Records Cumberland Probate Records

For a general explanation about probate records in England, click here.

Jurisdiction

This court had jurisdiction over the entire county.

Records

The Family History Library has film copies of original wills, inventories and administrations, 1540-1858. They can be viewed in the library or in one of the family history centers worldwide.

Indexes

Researching British Probates, 1354-1858: A Guide to the Microfilm Collection of The Family History Library [1] The Family History Library has film copies of the indexes, 1540-1858.

Other indexes at the Family History Library:

Index of wills, etc., in the Probate registery, Durham, and from other sources, 1540-1599 [2]

Index to Durham wills in the probate registry 1540-1812 [3]

Personal names in wills proved at Durham 1787-1803 [4]

Title is Durham Wills [5]

Index to Durham wills from 1540 to about 1800 [6]

Index or extracts from the act books of th Consistory Court of wills and administrations of Durham and Northumberlabd 1576-1735, [7]